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The Resource Maniac Magee, Jerry Spinelli, (electronic resource)

Maniac Magee, Jerry Spinelli, (electronic resource)

Label
Maniac Magee
Title
Maniac Magee
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Spinelli
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Newbery Medal winning modern classic about a racially divided small town and a boy who runs. Jeffrey Lionel "Maniac" Magee might have lived a normal life if a freak accident hadn't made him an orphan. After living with his unhappy and uptight aunt and uncle for eight years, he decides to run—and not just run away, but run. This is where the myth of Maniac Magee begins, as he changes the lives of a racially divided small town with his amazing and legendary feats
Summary
After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee's life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries
Theme
Tone
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1990.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 1993.
  • Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania), 1991.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 1992.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), 1994.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 1992.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 1992.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), General category, 1993.
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 1993.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1993.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 1996.
  • Newbery Medal, 1991.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 1993.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 1992.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1993.
  • West Virginia Children's Choice Book Award, 1993.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1993.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 1993.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1991
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099079
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Spinelli, Jerry
Index
no index present
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820
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Overdrive Inc
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True
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  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Maniac Magee, Jerry Spinelli, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316378437
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5df995d1-f7cb-4e62-8b44-d740529b8f31
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read
Label
Maniac Magee, Jerry Spinelli, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780316378437
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
5df995d1-f7cb-4e62-8b44-d740529b8f31
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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